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The coalition cabinet has announced that it has agreed to acquire 52.7 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine from Janssen, Moderna and CureVac. In an press statement issued yesterday, the government announced that the Pfizer vaccine is expected to gain final approval on the 29th December, with the Moderna inoculation due to be confirmed as […]

Restrictions on who can enter into Spain have been extended until the end of the year, according to an update in the Official State Bulletin. Non-Schengen or EU visitors remain prohibited except for certain countries including Australia, Rwanda, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, Uruguay and Thailand. Tunisia, Canada and Georgia were removed from the […]

The Government has announced a €4.3bn investment in next-generation 5G mobile phone technology, and expanded broadband reach by 2025. The announcement came as it was confirmed that €883 million has been earmarked for internet connectivity across Spain, with rural areas becoming better connected. Finance Minister Maria Jesus Montero said the Government also expects companies will […]

The government has said that it now expects the budget to be approved this coming Thursday, one of the main legislative hurdles that the coalition Government has been trying to pass since coming to power nearly a year ago. Both houses of the Cortes are expected to ratify the final budget before the end of […]

Authorities in Gran Canaria have dismantled a temporary immigrant holding camp, after it was found to be inadequate and unfit for the holding of those who made the crossing. The Government confirmed that the 830 people who had been sleeping in tents on the dockside in Arguineguin had been moved to other facilities on the […]

The Spanish stock exchange has closed November with the largest gains in it’s history. Madrid’s Ibex35 has seen an increase over the last month of 25%, the highest growth across European stock exchanges. It is the strongest period of growth since the last record was set back in 2012. Hopes over the arrival of a […]

The Junta de Andalucía has announced a relaxation in the restrictions in part of their region which at one stage had the highest incidence rate of the coronavirus. Non-essential shops and activities are to be allowed to reopen from today, with a curfew in place from 6pm – in line with the rest of the […]

Amber and Yellow weather warnings for rough seas, high winds and heavy rains have been issued for the Canaries by weather agency Aemet for today. The North and West of Tenerife, La Gomera, El Hierro and La Palma are all expected to see waves of over 5 metres in height, whilst strong winds and heavy […]

A climber was badly injured on Sunday after falling five metres and fracturing his shin in an accident whilst climbing at Castalla. Emergency teams were alerted to the incident shortly before 4.30 and were scrambled to the scene. The man was airlifted to hospital, due to the location of where he fell and is understood […]

Spain finished in third place at this years Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Sevillian singer Soleá Fernández Moreno scored 133 points for her song ‘Palante’. 🚨 BANGER ALERT! Here's Spain's Soleà! 🇪🇸#JESC2020 | #MoveTheWorld — Junior Eurovision (@EurovisionJr) November 29, 2020 She was awarded 60 points from the professional jury, and 73 from a public […]